Guided tour

From Queenstown: Lord of the Rings Full-Day Tour

4.9 / 5

8 reviews

From Queenstown: Lord of the Rings Full-Day Tour

From £126.77 per person

On this “Lord of the Rings” tour we head out from Queenstown and visit many locations that were used in filming this epic trilogy. Our knowledgeable and entertaining guides will take you on an exciting and interactive full-day journey.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Visit numerous locations used in filming “The Lord of the Rings”
  • Marvel at the breath-taking natural scenery of New Zealand
  • See and touch many of the weapons and props from the movie
Full description
From Queenstown, outside the Station at the corner of Camp and Shotover streets, begins a full-day tour that takes you for a comprehensive and memorable Lord of the Rings experience. You’ll enjoy expert and entertaining commentary from your guide who has true passion for the books and the movie trilogy. You will travel in a small group to ensure that your experience is a personal and interactive one. The filming for all 3 movies in the Lord of the Rings trilogy was done in director Peter Jackson's native New Zealand. On this South Island tour you'll visit numerous locations, sights and scenes from the movies, while taking in some of the most spectacular scenery found anywhere in the world. During the day you’ll have the chance to see and touch countless weapons, costumes, and other items from the movie, taking as many photographs as you like. Lunch is included on the tour and is served in a restaurant.
  • Professional guide
  • Lunch
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments

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    Meeting point

    Our pick-up point is outside the Station at the corner of Camp and Shotover streets.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Sunscreen
    • Water

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Smoking
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Alcohol and drugs

    Know before you go

    • Please advise us of any dietary requirements you may have as these can be met. With prior notice we can also cater to those with limited mobility. We recommend that you wear comfortable shoes or boots for walking and bring along a warm coat.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.9 /5

    based on 8 reviews

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    5 January 2021

    the small group made it personal and great list of site and back stories

    19 August 2020

    Very good tour guide and very nice photo spots

    14 March 2020

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